Festival Dates
13th - 16th August 2020 (Thursday - Sunday)

Here you can find the section code, associated criteria, entry costs and rules of participation for the Festival.

2019 Section Criteria

Whilst there are proposed day(s) for scheduling outlined on this document, please note this is for initial planning purposes only. These days cannot be confirmed until entries are closed and the scheduling has been completed.

Please note that the Section Criteria for QCMF 2019 have been altered in some sections.  To assist ensemble directors, we have separated the Section Criteria into individual areas for ease of clarification.  Current Section Criteria may be accessed via the links in the table below:

2019 Choral Section Criteria2019 Concert Bands Section Criteria2019 Strings & Orchestra Section Criteria
2019 Guitar Ensemble Section Criteria 2019 Percussion Ensemble Section Criteria2019 Jazz Band and Contemporary Ensembles Section Criteria
2019 Instrumental Ensemble Section Criteria


2019 Rules of Participation

Rules of Participation outline conditions of involvement for all participants of QCMF.  From information relating to performance time adherence to where adjudicator scores need to be taken upon your arrival, this document is aimed at ensuring all expectations and conditions are communicated explicitly before you attend this year’s event.

A copy of the current Rules of Participation can be accessed via this link: 2019 Rules of Participation